jeudi, août 18, 2016

GA Ponsonby: BBC Scotland: Making up headlines

BBC Scotland: Making up headlines
by GA Ponsonby (17 Aug 2016)

So yet another example of the way BBC Scotland manipulates political news for maximum anti-independence effect has come and gone.  On Sunday the corporation told us that RBS was planning to move its Head Quarters out of Scotland if a second indyref resulted in a Yes vote.

Sometime around Monday afternoon the term ‘HQ’ was quietly dropped from an online article and replaced with the more benign word ‘office’.  The reason of course is that the pro-Union broadcaster had been called out.
(with media clips)